Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
657 PM EDT SAT JUL 4 2015

SCZ043>045-048>050-052-050000-
CHARLESTON SC-BEAUFORT SC-TIDAL BERKELEY SC-COASTAL COLLETON SC-
BEAUFORT SC-INLAND BERKELEY SC-TIDAL BERKELEY SC-CHARLESTON SC-
INLAND COLLETON SC-DORCHESTER SC-
657 PM EDT SAT JUL 4 2015

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF COLLETON...
CHARLESTON...DORCHESTER AND BERKELEY COUNTIES UNTIL 800 PM EDT...

AT 655 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR REEVESVILLE TO ASHEPOO
TO NEAR FRIPP ISLAND...AND MOVING EAST AT 30 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
CHARLESTON...NORTH CHARLESTON...SUMMERVILLE...GOOSE CREEK...
HANAHAN...WALTERBORO...EDISTO BEACH AND GIVHANS FERRY STATE PARK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH A FEW OF THE THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE LINE. LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM.
SEEK A SAFE SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

&&

LAT...LON 3335 8017 3287 7995 3266 7991 3248 8033
      3251 8036 3247 8042 3237 8047 3232 8045
      3239 8049 3248 8042 3250 8043 3241 8048
      3249 8046 3245 8048 3273 8056 3319 8078
      3327 8046 3327 8030 3333 8025
TIME...MOT...LOC 2255Z 255DEG 28KT 3314 8071 3275 8052 3235 8044

$$

FWA


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